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MS 327 - James Wojtowicz Collection

Identifier: MS 327


This collection consists primarily of items acquired by James W. Wojtowicz during the research for his book on Buffalo Bill’s Wild West collectables.  These items are mostly dime novels, postcards, programs, and other ephemeral materials from the show.


  • Created: 1880-1929
  • Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2008


Conditions Governing Access

McCracken Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials. Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation or publication. Contact McCracken Research Library for more information.


12.00 boxes

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Arrangement Note

The James W. Wojtowicz Collection (No. 327) is arranged alphabetically by subject, as follows: Outline of Series Arrangement Papers – Box 1 – 8 Buffalo Bill & 101 Ranch Show – Box 1 Buffalo Bill’s Wild West – Box 1 – 2 BBWW – Advertisements BBWW – Contracts BBWW – Dinners BBWW – Employees BBWW – Financial BBWW – Memorabilia BBWW – Postcards – See Postcards – BBWW BBWW – Programs BBWW – Routes BBWW – Souvenirs BBWW – Stationery BBWW – Tickets Buffalo Bill’s Wild West & Pawnee Bill’s Far East – Box 2 Cody, William F. “Buffalo Bill” – Box 2 Dime Novels – Box 3 – 6 Dime Novels – Aldine Dime Novels – American Library of Popular Fiction Dime Novels – Arthur Westbrook: Adventure Series Dime Novels – Beadle’s Frontier Series Dime Novels – Buffalo Bill Library Dime Novels – Buffalo Bill Stories Dime Novels – Classics Illustrated Dime Novels – Danish Dime Novels – Deadwood Dick Library Dime Novels – Dutch Dime Novels – Far West Library Dime Novels – French Dime Novels – German Dime Novels – Great Britain Dime Novels – Great Britain – Buffalo Bill Wild West Series Dime Novels – Italian Dime Novels – Spanish Dime Novels – New Buffalo Bill Weekly Dime Novels – Newnes’ New Redskin Library Dime Novels – Pluck and Luck Dime Novels – Regan Publishing Wild West Series Hotels – Box 6 Museums – Box 7 Pawnee Bill’s Historical Wild West – Box 7 Postcards – Box 7 – 8 Postcards – American Indians – Various Postcards – Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Postcards – Cody, William F. “Buffalo Bill” Postcards – Hickok, James Butler “Wild Bill” Postcards – Museums Sells Floto Circus – Box 8 Oversize – Oversize Box 1 – 2 Photographs – Box 9 – 10 Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Cody, William F. “Buffalo Bill” Stereo Cards

Source of Acquisition

James W. Wojtowicz

Method of Acquisition


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Karen Preis; Samantha L. Harper
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Repository Details

Part of the McCracken Research Library Repository

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